Mysteria Misc. Maxima: June 26th, 2015

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. The first seal of the apocalypse breaks as Buddhist monks knife each other on the streets of Oakland. (SFGate) A novice Halal butcher finds out that Ramadan is a pretty busy time of year. (Calgary Herald) […]

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: June 19th, 2015

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Pope Francis says that Catholics need to be less focused on miraculous holy sites. (Reuters) The Vatican’s latest guidebook is in Arabic. The guidebook contains info on numerous miraculous holy sites that Pope Francis thinks you […]

A Few More Awards…

On Tuesday, I will be graduating (finally!) from York. This will bring to a close a chapter of my life that was an enormous amount of work but also enriched my life in so many ways. Before I leave the campus for good, I want to share with you some good news: I received a […]

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: June 12th, 2015

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. The US supreme Court tells Abercrombie & Fitch they have to accommodate employees who wear religious headgear. (New Yorker) Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg wrote an essay about Shloshim, the Jewish period of mourning. Here’s a quick […]

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: June 5th, 2015

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Philistines may have used psychedelics in their religious rituals, enjoyed wicked awesome drum circles. (Times of Israel via PaleoJudaica) As Palmyra is invaded by ISIS, a look at threatened World Heritage Sites. (Economist) Buddhists have a […]